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February 24, 2017

Fine exit for NorthEdge

NorthEdge Capital has agreed a sale of its chemicals’ manufacturer Fine Industries Limited to Chinese-listed life sciences company Lianhe Chemical Technology Company Limited (“Lianhetech”). The Shenzhen-listed company is China’s leading chemical contract manufacturer, with a market cap of approx. USD 2bn and revenues in excess of USD 600m across seven chemical production sites, two machinery […]

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February 20, 2017

Jigsaw24 acquires Root6 Group

Jigsaw24, the IT solutions business backed by private equity firm NorthEdge Capital, has acquired Root6 Limited and Root6 Ecosse Ltd (“Root6”), the UK’s number one storage, solutions and service provider to media and creative industries. Root6, based in Soho and Glasgow, provides storage, server and specialist technology solutions and managed services for media and higher […]

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Andy Ball
February 2, 2017

Ramsdens to float on AIM

Ramsdens Holdings PLC (AIM: RFX), the diversified financial services provider and retailer, is pleased to announce its intention to seek admission of its shares to trading on the AIM Market of the London Stock Exchange following a successful institutional placing. Admission is expected to occur on 15 February 2017. Ramsdens operates in the four core […]

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November 22, 2016

NorthEdge strengthens New Business Team

Private equity firm NorthEdge Capital has strengthened its New Business Team in the North with the appointment of dealmakers Nicola McQuaid as Investment Manager and Greg Holmes as Investment Executive. A qualified Chartered Accountant, Nicola spent 10 years working at PwC in the firm’s Corporate Finance division before joining JLA, an HgCapital backed business, where […]

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October 25, 2016

NorthEdge expands into the Midlands

Private equity firm NorthEdge Capital has opened a new office in Birmingham with two experienced dealmakers leading the team across the Midlands. Located at 20 Colmore Circus, Queensway, the new office will provide a base from which NorthEdge can target growing companies and quality management teams across the East and West Midlands. With over 40 […]

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Trio of national awards for NorthEdge Capital
October 7, 2016

Trio of national awards for NorthEdge Capital

NorthEdge Capital has received recognition from the private equity community for its recent achievements, claiming three prestigious awards in the space of a week. The firm was the only private equity house to take home two awards at the Unquote British Private Equity Awards 2016, claiming the Fundraising of the Year category for its Fund […]

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Jon Pickering
October 4, 2016

NorthEdge promotes Jon Pickering to Head of Manchester

NorthEdge Capital has promoted Jon Pickering to Head of Manchester to lead the firm’s investment operations across the North West. Jon has worked in the North West private equity market since 2002 and joined NorthEdge in 2013. During his time at NorthEdge, he has led seven deals plus a number of follow-on portfolio acquisitions. This […]

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September 11, 2016

NorthEdge achieves 4.4x return on Sumo exit

NorthEdge Capital, the private equity firm focused on the North of England, has announced the sale of its award-winning video game developer Sumo Digital to private investment firm Perwyn. The transaction is NorthEdge’s second exit of 2016 following the IPO of Accrol Group Holdings and represents a 4.4x return on investment for NorthEdge Capital Fund […]

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September 8, 2016

Vote for NorthEdge at Unquote’s British Private Equity Awards

We are delighted to have been shortlisted for five awards at the Unquote British Private Equity Awards 2016. The awards celebrate innovation and excellence in private equity as well as honouring the industry’s ability to help build British businesses.  NorthEdge has had an exceptional 12 months making a number of new investments, completing the sale […]

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September 5, 2016

NorthEdge invests in new deal origination team

NorthEdge Capital has announced the launch of a specialist Deal Origination Team as part of its ongoing investment to support the development and growth of the firm.  NorthEdge now has over £525m funds under management since the Final Close of NorthEdge Capital Fund II which reached  the £300m hard cap in March this year. Ray […]

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